Andrea Barzvi recently left ICM Partners after 13 years to start her own agency, Empire Literary, where she will continue to represent commercial non-fiction as well as women's fiction.
Beth Vesel has joined the Irene Goodman Literary Agency as a senior vice president. She previously ran the Beth Vesel Literary Agency for ten years, and before that was a senior agent at the Sanford J. Greenburger Agency for fourteen years.
Dara Hyde has joined the Hill Nadell Literary Agency as an agent. Previously she was permissions and film rights manager at Grove/Atlantic.
Helen Mackenzie has joined the Bell Lomax Moreton Agency as a literary agent, seeking new picture books. She worked previously at Random House UK Children's and Harper UK Children's.